What is a non-standard asset?

FCA probes SIPP providers about number of non-standard investments – what does it mean for your pension?

Has high-complaints driven the FCA to weigh up options about mis-sold pensions? Regulator asks SIPP providers to show their cards Non-standard investments focal point on investigation What IS a non-standard Investment? Could you be effected? The Financial Conduct Authority has asked all providers of Self-Invested Personal Pensions (SIPPs) to reveal the details of any non-standard…

the resort group fca questionnaire

Cape Verde’s Resort Group investors receive FCA questionnaire

The investment was mis-sold by a number of different financial advisers Citywire has reported that some investors in The Resort Group – a widely sold high-risk investment not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, have been sent questionnaires by the FCA asking for information about their investments in the overseas property scheme. Based in Gibraltar,…

DFM stops taking new business

DFM Organic Investment Management suspends taking on new money to invest

Organic Investment Management made the decision after an FCA visit, but the reason is not publicly known at this time Discretionary Fund Management firm, Organic Investment Management has informed independent financial advisers that it is not currently accepting new business into any of its risk-based investment portfolios. The decision, announced to IFAs via an email…